Meet The Team
Depend on our experts to guide you.
Founded on the basis of character and integrity, Denali Benefits offers experience that’s been earned. We differentiate ourselves by valuing teamwork, leadership, efficiency, family, and wisdom, and we only hire professionals who share these values. When you come to us with your needs, we consider it a privilege to serve you, and will go to great lengths to work for your benefit.
Kirk Andonian – President
How Kirk Serves Our Clients
Kirk has over two decades serving clients in the insurance industry with a special focus on alternative funding methods. A committed advocate, he seeks to achieve great results for clients through his in-depth knowledge of underwriting and relationships with carrier and stop-loss underwriters.
Kirk’s experience in group benefits includes roles with QualMed Healthplan, Berg Andonian, OneDigital, and now, Denali Benefits. Over the years, he’s negotiated eight private business transactions and worked with populations as large as 65,000.
A graduate of Westmont College with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and History, Kirk has a lifetime love for, and fascination with, technology. Constantly looking for innovative ways to bring new products and benefits to clients, he can be found most mornings with a double latte in hand, working hard to bring the best to Denali clients.
Traci Zebruck, RHU, CSFS, THRP – Account Executive
How Traci Serves Our Clients
Traci’s background and knowledge have made her a gifted expert in delivering comprehensive employee communications, strategic marketing ideas, and analytics that an employer can use to make informed decisions. She holds several designations, including Registered Health Underwriter (RHU), Certified Self-Funded Specialist (CSFS), and Tribal Human Resource Professional (THRP).
Traci is a graduate of the University of Washington with a Bachelor of Arts in Zoology. As her clients will tell you, her compassionate heart and natural empathy drive her to do an outstanding job. She has held roles within Propel Insurance, Columbia Bank, Leavitt Group, Berg Andonian, and now, Denali Benefits.
Honored on several occasions with the President’s Circle award, Traci is a member of the President’s Club. Committed to community service, she’s earned these awards by serving as a role model to her peers, and going above and beyond to deliver exceptional support to both her team and her clients.